Emergency crews were dispatched to the intersection of Highway 25 and 121 at approximately 4 p.m. last Monday, June 6. According to investigators, a 2017 Nissan Sentra driven by Becky Wilder of Graniteville, SC was stopped at the stop sign facing east on Hwy 121 and US 25. Wilder failed to yeild after stopping at the stop sign and entered US 25, in the path of a 2020 Kia Rio driven by Skye Alton of Waynesboro.
After impact, Wilder travelled an additional 44 feet before coming to rest in the north median. Alton’s vehicle travelled an additional 158 feet before coming to rest in the southbound left lane. Two passengers in Alton’s vehicle were transported to JCMC with non-lifethreatening injuries. Photo by D. Hearn